A collection of twelve tracts by Guillaume Caoursin dealing with the history of Rhodes in the 15th century, including the 1480 siege of Rhodes. For full breakdown of contents, cf. Bodleian 15th cent. Title of the first tract from incipit at head of leaf a2 recto
Imprint from colophon on leaf h6r.
Signatures: a-f⁸ g-h⁶.
Chancery folio; a4 recto: 47 lines, 214 x 130 mm; type: 92; woodcut initials and illustrations.
Catalogue of books printed in the XVth century now in the British Museum, II, 542
Catalogue of books printed in the 15th century now in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, C-049
Goff, F.R. incunabula in American libraries, C113
Incunabula short title catalogue, ic00113000
COPY NOTE: Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy Q.403.97 FOLIO leaf dimensions: 300 x 202 mm.
PROVENANCE: Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy Q.403.97 FOLIO: ink stamp of the Austrian Bundesdenkmalamt on front pastedown. Early marginalia throughout. Purchased from the Kreisler sale in March, 1949.
BINDING: Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy Q.403.97 FOLIO bound in early tawed pigskin stamped in blind over bevelled wooden boards, with an unidentified gilt ecclesiastical super-ex-libris on both covers. Brass clasps and catches. All text block edges stained red.
No title page found. No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found. No pagination.